Dan Patrick

Legislative Priority: Zero-Based Budgeting

Legislative Priority: Zero-Based Budgeting

As conservatives know, government is an inherently greedy beast. It seizes every opportunity to grow, and, in the words of Democrat Rahm Emanuel “never lets a good crisis go to waste.” However, in combating the natural trend of bureaucracy to expand, conservatives...
Leach Calls CPS Reform an Emergency

Leach Calls CPS Reform an Emergency

In the wake of stunning tragedies that revealed systemic problems in the state’s Child Protective Services and foster care systems, conservatives have been calling for major reform. Today, State Rep. Jeff Leach (R-Plano) issued a letter to Gov. Greg Abbott and members...